WordPress 3.0.5 Released

WordPress 3.0.5 was release yesterday. It includes fixes for three security vulnerabilities and adds two security enhancements.

Two cross-site script (XSS) vulnerabilities that could allow a Contributor- or Author-level user expanded access were fixed as well as a disclosure vulnerability that would allow an Author-level user the ability to view posts they should not be able to see.

Security was enhanced by with a change that “improved the security of any plugins which were not properly leveraging our security API” and enhanced security for a previously fixed vulnerability.

More information is available in the release notice and the Codex document.

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